Always carry your Premera member ID card. Show it to doctors and other health care professionals, as well as hospitals and other places when you get care. You'll also want it handy when you fill a prescription.
Log in to your registered account to order an ID card or print a temporary version.
Log in for a new ID card
If you need to go to the doctor before your ID card has arrived, you can call customer service to get your member ID number.
Call customer service at 800-932-9221.
We squeeze a lot of information on your ID card. Here's a guide to what's there.
Please Note: These are sample ID cards. Your card may vary, depending on your plan.
Member: The person eligible for covered services.
Prefix: The alpha numeric prefix is needed for processing your claims.
Identification #: This helps us verify your eligibility and coverage when you call customer service.
Suffix: This number indicates the member's relationship to the subscriber. (The subscriber is 01. Additional members on the plan are indicated by 02, 03, and so on.)
Group #: This identifies the benefits of your particular plan.
Rx Group #, BIN, RxPCN #: Pharmacists use these numbers to process your prescriptions.
BCBS: This number helps your claims get processed through Blue Cross Blue Shield Association plans when you're outside Washington or Alaska.
Date printed: The day your card was issued.
Rx symbol: Indicates that you have prescription coverage.
Medical network: Name of your health care provider network.
The suitcase symbol indicates that your plan participates in the BlueCard® Program, which means you receive certain levels of health-care benefits wherever you live or travel, across the country, and worldwide. If the suitcase symbol contains the letters PPO, your health plan uses the BlueCard PPO (preferred provider organization) program.